Financial Assistance

Interested in embarking for Study Abroad Programmes but concerned about finances? Here are the various funding schemes to help you.

 
Bursaries Offered by the International Relations Office

The International Relations Office offers a number of bursaries to eligible needy students who are keen to go for an overseas stint. For the list of bursaries available, please click here.

 
Awards and Scholarships Offered by the International Relations Office

On top of bursaries, the International Relations Office also manages various awards and scholarships which are available on a competitive basis. For the list of awards and scholarships available, please click here.

 
NUS Awards for Study Abroad (NASA) Enhancement Bursary (for Faculty-level Programmes)

NASA Enhancement Bursary is available on a need basis to Science students participating in short-term programmes or research attachments administered/supported by the Faculty of Science (FoS), to help offset part of the cost incurred for the overseas programme.

For more information, please click here.

Students who have participated in overseas programme administered/supported by FoS will be invited to apply for the NASA Enhancement Bursary.

 
NUS Awards for Study Abroad (NASA) Enhancement Scholarship (for Faculty-level Programmes)

NASA Enhancement Scholarship is available on a competitive basis to Science students participating in short-term programmes or research attachments administered by FoS, to help offset part of the cost incurred for the overseas programme.

For more information, please click here.

Students who have participated in overseas programme administered/supported by FoS will be invited to apply for the NASA Enhancement Scholarship.

 
Marine Science Research and Development Programme (MSRDP) Overseas Programme Award

The MSRDP Overseas Programme Award, co-funded by National Research Foundation and the Faculty of Science, aimed at encouraging more students to work on marine science research overseas, enhancing national talent development and manpower training in this area. The MSRDP comprises four themes, namely, marine ecosystems and biodiversity, environment impact and monitoring, coastal ecological engineering, and marine technology and platforms.

Overseas programmes covered under the Award include:

  • BSc (Hons) Final‐Year Applied Project Module XX4299;
  • Study Abroad Programmes such as the Student Exchange Programme and Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme in Science and/or ;
  • Internship under the Undergraduate Professional Internship Programme (UPIP)

Successful applicants will be fully funded for their overseas programme. More details will be made available at a later date.

 
Science Student Overseas Exposure Fund (SSOEF)

The SSOEF is set up and administered by the Faculty of Science to encourage Science students to gain overseas exposure and experience during their period of undergraduate study in the Faculty.

For more information and to apply for SSOEF, please click here. Do log on to NUS WebVPN before accessing the NUS Student Portal.